Since 1957, United Way of Coastal Carolina has done extraordinary work to improve people’s lives and build strong and stable communities. With our knowledge of community needs, United Way has a key role to play in advocating for good public policy. Our expertise in community issues can impact a wide array of sources for funding in needed areas.

Join us and advocate for an Education, Income, Health or nonprofit issue that you are passionate about. Your community needs your voice to have an impact on local, state and national concerns.

Here are a few ways you can impact change in your local community.

Speak Out

Contact your representative in City Government, NC Government or Congress about an Education, Income, Health or issue.

Be Informed

Learn how your community ranks in academic achievement, income stability and health. Use online tools and resources to find out more about local issues and statistics.

Engage with your Community

Havw a community conversation with your friends, coworkers or neighbors. Learn about what other people say are important goals and aspirations for your community and discuss how you might work together to address challenges.

Raise Awareness About a Cause

Use social media tools to educate your friends and networks about an issue you care about.